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2011-05-26 • In a recent Bloomberg.com article, AgeLab Research Scientist Bryan Reimer weighed in on new medical monitoring technology being introduced to vehicles by the automotive industry. The article, “... Read more

 

2011-05-21 • AgeLab Director Joe Coughlin moderated a telematics industry round table that included AgeLab Research Scientist Bryan Reimer. The conversation on communications technology in the vehicle included... Read more

 

2011-05-20 • AgeLab’s Bryan Reimer was featured in the Science Careers section of the journal Science on May 20. His experiences with the AwareCar and assessing driver distraction were highlighted. He also... Read more

 

2011-05-19 • MIT AgeLab and Healthways teamed up for an interactive webinar held at MIT and involving 6 experts representing AgeLab, Healthways, MedNetworks, MeYou Health and Pro-Change Behavior Systems, Inc. The... Read more

 

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2011-05-11 • Autoguide.com featured AgeLab Research Scientist Bryan Reimer’s studies on distracted driving and drivers’ trust in new in-vehicle technologies. A video included in the article shows the... Read more

 

2011-05-10 • AgeLab was featured on CNN with a video of the visit now available on CNN.com. CNN’s Deb Feyerick interviews AgeLab director Joe Coughlin, who explains how Baby Boomers will expect more from... Read more

 

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2011-05-10 • Edmunds AutoObserver interviewed AgeLab Research Scientist Bryan Reimer about the psychophysiology measurements he uses to see how demand levels of different tasks and technologies impact well-being... Read more

 

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2011-04-12 • AgeLab Director Joe Coughlin brought Hebrew Senior Life Orchard Cove retirement community up to speed on the latest technologies for older adults during a visit on April 11. The talk was part of a... Read more

 

2011-04-06 • New England Center Researcher Bryan Reimer will be discussing measuring the cognitive component of driver workload & distraction at the University of New Hampshire on April 5. He will cite New... Read more

 

2011-04-04 • AgeLab Researcher Bryan Reimer spoke with AutoObserver.com about divided attention behind the wheel.  “We are all suffering from cognitive overload, inappropriate allocation of attention,... Read more

 

2011-03-24 •                 AgeLab was featured on NBC's Today Show. A clip showed Associate Researcher Katie Godfrey helping Peter Alexander into AGNES. He takes a drive... Read more

 

2011-03-21 • AGNES was discussed in the Los Angeles Examiner. The article can be found here.

 

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2011-03-07 • The AgeLab was featured on CBS Sunday Morning yesterday, with a focus on AGNES and making products that are approachable for older consumers. A corresponding article can be found here.   Watch... Read more

 

2011-03-07 • AgeLab Researchers Lisa D'Ambrosio and Katie Godfrey will be presenting at the 2011 Aging in America Conference in San Francisco. The American Society on Aging will hold their annual Aging in America... Read more

 

2011-03-03 • AgeLab teamed up with the MIT Social Media Club to create a Social Media Course in which students learned to navigate through various sites to increase their web presence, as well as gained... Read more

 

2011-03-01 • AgeLab Director Joe Coughlin discussed business and the Baby Boomer with onwallstreet.com correspondent Elizabeth Wine. Coughlin described consumers as smarter than ever and more demanding of... Read more

 

2011-02-24 • AgeLab Director Joe Coughlin will present AGNES to Dr. Oz today at 5pm with a rerun tomorrow at 9am. AGNES, or Age Gain Now Empathy System is intended to give researchers, industry leaders and... Read more

 

2011-02-15 • The AgeLab was featured on BBC’s Horizon in “Surviving A Car Crash”. AgeLab Researcher Bryan Reimer discusses driver stress and cognitive distraction. He explains the relationship... Read more

 

2011-02-11 • AgeLab researchers Bryan Reimer and Bruce Mehler gave a talk on selected research on driver state, distraction and the use of in-vehicle technologies to the Humans and Automation Laboratory at MIT.... Read more

 

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2011-02-02 • The AgeLab was featured on ABC World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer. The segment featured the lab's Aware Car and Miss Daisy driving simulator. Director Joe Coughlin discussed how driving... Read more

 

2011-01-26 • A New York Times article recently featured the SMARTwheel, a steering wheel attachment that uses sensors to alert drivers when they remove a hand from the wheel for too long. The alarm is intended to... Read more

 

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